Throughout his extraordinary career, Academy Award-wining director Martin Scorsese has brought his unique vision and dazzling gifts to life in a series of unforgettable films. This holiday season the legendary storyteller invites you to join him on a thrilling journey to a magical world with his first-ever 3D film, based on Brian Selznick's award-winning, imaginative New York Times best-seller, "The Invention of Hugo Cabret." HUGO is the astonishing adventure of a wily and resourceful boy whose quest to unlock a secret left to him by his father will transform Hugo and all those around him, and reveal a safe and loving place he can call home.
- Martin Scorsese
- Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz, Sacha Baron Cohen, Ben Kingsley, Jude Law, Ray Winstone, Christopher Lee, Helen McCrory, Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Emily Mortimer, Michael Stuhlbarg
I have seen the future of 3-D moviemaking, and it belongs to Martin Scorsese, unlikely as that may sound.Andrew O'Hehir, Salon.com, 11.24.2011
Being a hardcore cinephile (like Scorsese) might add a layer of enjoyment, but it certainly isn't a prerequisite for walking in the door. A sense of wonder, however, is.Christy Lemire, Associated Press, 01.03.2012
For all the wizardry on display, Hugo often feels like a film about magic instead of a magical film...David Edelstein, New York Magazine, 11.27.2011
Scorsese transforms this innocent tale into an ardent love letter to the cinema and a moving plea for film preservation.J. R. Jones, Chicago Reader, 12.01.2011